Mark Lyda, Attorney

Mark founded Lyda Law Firm LLC in 2014 to provide high-quality legal services to small and startup businesses. He prioritizes adding value to clients as a trusted advisor and proven trial lawyer. A graduate of Notre Dame Law School, he is active in the community and is a Captain in the U.S. Air Force, serving as a reservist in the JAG Corps. Read More

Allison Barrett, Office Manager

Allison earned her B.A. in Political Science from Colorado State University in 2010 and her J.D. from DePaul College of Law in Chicago in 2014. In addition to her J.D., Allison received a business law certificate, excelling in courses such as corporate taxation, legislative processes, real estate transactions, secured transactions, and commercial paper. Read More

Megan Douglah,
Law Clerk

Megan earned her B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Oklahoma State University in 2016 and her J.D. from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2019. Megan has gained valuable work experience in both patent and trademark prosecution. In addition to her interest in intellectual property law, Megan is also passionate about international law and protecting the rights of people worldwide. She now serves on the Young Alumni Advisory and Pro Bono Council for OU Law’s Center for International Business and Human Rights. Read More


Darin Evangelista, Marketing Manager

Darin Evangelista is a Colorado transplant and Iowa native. He earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication in 2011. Darin has worked for several publications, non-profits, and marketing agencies in the Denver area. At Lyda Law Firm, Darin is charged with improving the firm’s online presence through content marketing, social media management, media outreach, and search engine optimization. Read More

Ryan Gordon, Attorney

Prior to joining Lyda Law Firm, Ryan earned his law degree and graduate business degree at Suffolk University in Boston. While at Suffolk, he was certified by the Massachusetts Supreme Court to practice with a nationally ranked clinic offering entrepreneurship and intellectual property legal services. Read More